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Richard F.D. Corley

Goodmans LLP

Richard F.D. Corley, Goodmans LLP

Partner. Head of Goodmans’ cleantech and outsourcing practice groups. Over 25 years of experience advising clients on complex outsourcing transactions, technology M&A, joint ventures, cleantech and other technology-related matters. Acknowledged as one of Canada’s leading IT and outsourcing experts and has led the procurement, negotiation, implementation, renegotiation and resolution of disputes in many of Canada’s most complex outsourcing transactions. Pioneered the use of standardized tools and real-time issue resolution to facilitate the efficient preparation and management of outsourcing agreements based on well-developed precedents. Recognized as a leading IT lawyer by Chambers, The Legal 500 Canada, Lexpert®, Euromoney, Best Lawyers in Canada, Who’s Who Legal: Canada and the International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers for Internet, E-Commerce & Data Protection. Named a member of Canada’s 2016 Clean50, a program honouring leaders advancing the cause of sustainability in Canada. Frequent speaker at professional conferences and seminars on outsourcing, technology and cleantech-related topics. Director of the Canadian Institute for Exponential Growth (SingularityU Canada), Can-Tech (IT law), CORE (outsourcing) and the BEIC. Member: ITAC, ITechLaw, CBA, ABA, TCLG, IAOP and CCLN.

Year Called to the Bar:1992 (ON)